• English as a second language class.
    English as a second language class.

English As A Second Language

  • The program consists of a series of classes to provide a strong foundation in fundamental grammar structures, sentence patterns and English vocabulary. All ESL classes include reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

    The ESL series of classes is not a full-time program. SCC does not have the authorization to issue a student visa document (Form I-20) for international students to study ESL. Call the Admissions Office at 437-2600 for more information on visa documents.


    Class options vary based on location. Classes that are offered include:


    Beginning English
    Intermediate English
    Advanced English
    ESL for Academic Success (college preparation)
    Newcomer Refugee ESL class

    Outside Lincoln

    Beginning English
    Intermediate English
    Advanced English

    Newcomers Educational Center

    In Lincoln we offer non-credit intermediate-level ESL courses in the areas of

    These courses will offer opportunities for students to explore careers and college programs develop specialized technical vocabulary and become familiar with college faculty facilities, services and academic expectation. Not all courses are offered every quarter. Contact 437-2821 or ygomez@southeast.edu to find out which courses are currently offered.

  • Schedule

    City / Location Schedule
    All classes held on the SCC Campus, Room 406
    Jackson Hall
    GED®/Basic Skills/ESL
    Daytime: Mon.-Thur. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Evening: Mon. & Wed. 4:30-7:30 p.m.
    Falls City
    SCC Learning Center, 3200 Bill Schock Blvd.
    GED®/Basic Skills/ESL
    Wed. 5-8 p.m.
    Fri. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
    SCC Learning Center, 610 Jefferson Ave.
    GED®/Basic Skills/ESL
    Mon. & Wed. 4:30-7:30 p.m.
    Locations vary
    Class subjects, times and days vary
    Please contact 402-437-2840 for information
    Nebraska City
    SCC Learning Center, 1406 Central Ave.
    GED®/Basic Education
    Mon. & Wed. 5:45-8:45 p.m.
    Mon. 5-8 p.m.
    Wed. 1-4 p.m.
    Tue. & Thur. 5:45-8:45 p.m.
    SENCA, 172 S. 4th St.
    GED®/Basic Skills/ESL
    Tue. & Thur. 5-8 p.m.
    Wahoo Public Library, 637 N. Maple
    GED®/Basic Skills/ESL
    Tue. & Thur. 5:30-8:30 p.m.
    Kilgore Memorial Library, 520 N. Nebraska Ave.
    GED®/Basic Skills/ESL
    Mon. & Thur. 4-7 p.m.